Newsletter Sept 9th 2013

Hello lovely KM readers,Here’s your weekly newsletter from Kensington mums.Keeping you in the loop with the local scoop


I hope you all had a great week and your little ones enjoyed starting school or being back to school for some.  This week’s newsletter is jam packed with fun things to do with your little ones as well as details of a new charity event we are taking part in and welcoming you all to join with your family.

We are walking for people that cannot walk for the Walkabout Foundation. See below for more information.

Kensington Mums visited the London eye for a family day out.

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Kensington Mums events and meet ups

Wine & Fashion Evening. We have teamed up with Mayoral to bring you a special wine and fashion evening on Thursday 12th of September 2013 from 7-9pm. Click here for more information.




Friday 27th September 2013. Share your voices and Stories. Join us for the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea and take part in the Motherhood Exhibition. This session will take place at Cheyne Children Centre from 10am-11am with crèche available upon registration. Please click here for more information and to register your interest.

Saturday 28th September 2013. Kensington Mums is taking part in this great family event that not only gets you out and about and exercising all together, but also raises money for the Walkabout Foundation, which donates wheelchairs to those in need. We are walking for people that cannot walk and we ask you all to register to take part with your littles ones and to please ask your friends and family to donate a wheelchair to someone in need using our Kensington Mums fundraising page. Click here for more information. Save the date. Kensington Mums is organising a Mummy and baby/toddler meet up at the Science museum on Wednesday 2nd of October 2013. We have been informed by the Museum, that due to ongoing renovation of the the garden, we are unable to visit it. But rest assured we will be still be exploring the Science Museum, with our little ones for a private performance of the Sleepy Hedgehog  exclusive for Kensington Mums. If you would like to join us, please email us at with subject heading ‘the garden’ with the name and age of your little one. The session will be in the afternoon. Please note children must be under 6 years of age and must be accompanied at all times. Places are limited, so hurry and get in touch. You will be sent full details of times.

Save the date. Thursday 14th of November 2013. Kensington Mums celebrate its second birthday. Join us to celebrate over dinner and drinks at a surprise location. To attend please email us at with subject heading ‘Happy Birthday’ to be sent more information. Couples and partners are welcome, but places are limited so do get in touch with us asap.

Kensington Mums wants YOU! If you have a big kitchen with an island preferably please get in touch. We are looking to host a cooking workshop for busy Mums with easy family recipes.

What’s on for you and your little ones

Sunday 15 September – Lively Letters at Victoria and Albert Museum. Part of London Design Festival 2013. Search the Museum for unusual letters, you will find them on lots of surfaces including glass, tapestry, ceramics and marble, as well as in old hand-written books. Then create your own marvellous monogram masterpiece! Click here for more information


Thames Festival. Until 15 September 2013. Celebrating London’s river. Click here for more information.





Stay active by working out in the outdoor gym located in Holland Park, right next to the tennis courts. This is great while your little one is napping in the pram.



Don’t miss Mini Moles babies group and Little Moles toddlers group this Wednesday 11th September 2013.  These are FREE play sessions and run a couple of times per day as a one hour slot. Click here for more information.



Pop up Screen at Ravenscourt Park. Sunday 15th September. Click here for more information.

Europe’s biggest veggie event is coming to Kensington Olympia. 5-6 October. Click here for more information.

WLCHC Sponsored Sleep Out 2013. Friday 4th October 2013. Come and sleep under the stars in Duke of York Square to raise money to alleviate homelessness in London. Click here for more information.

Kensington Mums offers

The Little Fashion Gallery is offering 20% discount on its own label range until 31 December 2013. Use code: KENSINGTON at check out. Little Fashion Gallery’s own label range offers a unique sense of style, which it calls: FASHION and COOL for kids aged 2 – 10 years.     In case you are following us on Pinterest, you would have seen of one our latest pins on motherhood. Wishing you a great week ahead.